We be offering a grand collection of Mardi Gras wench or lady pirate costumes to reflect those famous 3 colors. Ever wonder where those three colors came from? Well, in 1872 the Rex of King of Mardi Gras elected the official Mardi Gras colors to honor the visiting Russian Duke, who's house colors were purple, green and gold.
So if ye be going to Mardi Gras, here be the perfect lady pirate outfit or wench garb items to pick from. We have a special Mardi Gras Hat, a whole selection of green or purple blouses and skirts, as well as green corsets and gold, green or purple hip scarves.
Mardi Gras be most popular in in the Gulf coast with French colonial heritage, which be from Pensacola, FL to Galveston, TX. Mardi Gras also be called Fat Tuesday, which be the last night of eating rich, fatty food before the ritual fasting of the Lenten season. The first Mardi Gras parade held in New Orleans took place in 1837.
These are not cheap Halloween polyester costume in a bag, but good quality historical clothing (garb) that can be worn many times, so make the investment in something you can be proud of!
Also check out our Men's Mardi Gras Pirate Outfit, yarrr!!!!